Windows 7 SP1 Release Date Today?

The first service pack of Microsoft Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 could be made publicly available today as claimed by a Microsoft employee. Unfortunately, the service pack for both the editions of Windows has already been leaked online.┬áThe leaked version of the Windows 7 service pack RTM build is labelled 7601.17514.101119-1850 suggesting that … Continue reading “Windows 7 SP1 Release Date Today?”

New Windows 7 Samsung Gloria Tablet PC To Be Demoed At CES

Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer will be unveiling his company’s plans to take on the Apple iPad during the Consumer Electronics Show to be held in the first week of January. This is after Redmond failed to produce any goods of worth in the past one year since the company demoed HP Slate at CES 2010. So … Continue reading “New Windows 7 Samsung Gloria Tablet PC To Be Demoed At CES”

Best OS For Tablets – Windows 7 Vs. iOS

Dissing out tablet OS platforms while comparing them with the iPad OS is a popular pastime among bloggers. But as this video comparison shows, Microsoft’s Windows 7 OS on a ‘Hanvon‘ slate actually seems to be doing a great job compared to the iOS on iPad. As you can see from the video embedded below, … Continue reading “Best OS For Tablets – Windows 7 Vs. iOS”

Number Of Windows 7 Licenses Sold Crosses 150 Million

Microsoft has announced that the company has sold over 150 million copies of Windows 7 ever since the new operating system was launched in October 2009. With a selling rate of close to 1 license every second, Microsoft claims that Windows 7 is the fastest selling operating system in history. The announcement comes exactly two … Continue reading “Number Of Windows 7 Licenses Sold Crosses 150 Million”

LG Windows 7 Phone With Chassis 2 Form Factor Shows Up

Do you still remember what “series” in Windows Phone 7 series mean? They are three different form factors that Microsoft’s latest mobile OS is programmed to cater to. One of the three form factors, Chassis 2, referred to Palm Treo like phones with real sliding keyboards plus touch. One such phone, an LG slider has … Continue reading “LG Windows 7 Phone With Chassis 2 Form Factor Shows Up”

Asus Eee Pad OS Platforms : Windows 7 And Android

Asustek CEO Jerry Shen has revealed that the upcoming Eee Pad tablet PC from the company will be in two OS versions : One ARM processor powered tablet running either Google Android or Chrome OS and another Intel atom processor powered device running Microsoft 7. While he did not elaborate, the latter is expected to … Continue reading “Asus Eee Pad OS Platforms : Windows 7 And Android”

Windows 7 Is Microsoft’s Fastest Selling Operating System

Microsoft launched its newest OS, Windows 7 on October 22, 2009. In just over 6 months, the company claims to have sold over 100 million licenses making it the fastest selling Microsoft Operating System ever. Making the announcement, Microsoft CFO Peter Klein said that with this, Windows 7 was now available in one out of … Continue reading “Windows 7 Is Microsoft’s Fastest Selling Operating System”

HTC Windows 7 Phone To Launch This Year

HTC has been churning out an impressive line of smartphones these days. More impressively, the Taiwan based handset manufacturer has also been diversifying its risks by partnering with more than one platform developer. Speaking to Forbes in an interview, HTC CEO Peter Chou has revealed that his company shall unveil a Windows Phone 7 based … Continue reading “HTC Windows 7 Phone To Launch This Year”